Cancer Center

Education Resources

American Cancer Society
Address:

250 Williams Street NW

Atlanta, GA 30303

Phone:

1-800-227-2345

Internet Address:

http://www.cancer.org

Description of Services Provided:

The American Cancer Society provides educational information about all types of cancer, and news and research resources for patients, their families, and caregivers. Live chat via Internet is available to get information and support. The site also provides access to clinical trial information and treatment centers. Volunteer, donation, and fundraising information are also available.

Urology Care Foundation
Address:

1000 Corporate Blvd.

Linthicum, MD 21090

Phone:

1-800-828-7866

Description of services provided:

This site, provided by The American Urological Association Foundation, has information about many types of urologic diseases and conditions. Here you’ll find information on clinical trials, research conferences, and a search engine to find a local urologist.

National Cancer Institute
Address:

BG 9609 MSC 9760

9609 Medical Center Drive

Bethesda, MD 20892-9760

Phone:

1-800-422-6237

Internet Address:

http://www.cancer.gov

Description of Services Provided:

This site provides information on all types of cancer, including statistics, information on clinical trials, and research news.

University of Pittsburgh Cancer Institute
Address:

University of Pittsburgh Cancer Institute

5150 Centre Avenue

Pittsburgh, PA 15232

Phone:

1-412-647-2811

Internet Address:

http://www.upci.upmc.edu

Description of Services Provided:

This website covers prostate cancer, as well as many other types of cancer. They have extensive information about cancer clinical trials and questions to ask about clinical trials.

Last reviewed September 2016 by Mohei Abouzied, MD, FACP

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